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The Sniffer (2013)
 7.2
 2K
The Sniffer (2013)
Original name: Нюхач
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An extraordinary sense of smell gives a crime investigator unique insight into solving mysteries, but his gift takes a toll on his personal life.
Style: captivating, exciting, clever, suspense, tense, twists and turns
Plot: murder investigation, supernatural ability, crime, murder, police, partner, investigator, police detective, friendship, police investigation, heroes, genius, sense of smell, crimes, twists & turns, mystery, genetic mutation, counselor
Place: russia, moscow russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspenseful and suspense films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, police, murder investigation, police investigation, police detective and danger mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Sniffer: The Method (2015), Major Crimes (2012), Perception (2012), Wisting (2019), Numb3rs (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
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The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
Story: The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, serial killer, brutality, haunted by the past, human nature, crimes, danger, psychosis, murder, good versus evil, uncover truth ...
Time: year 2015
Place: russia
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100%
 7.7
 12K
Major Crimes (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Major Crimes explores how the American justice system approaches the art of the deals as law enforcement officers and prosecutors work together to score a conviction. Los Angeles Police Captain Sharon Raydor heads up a special squad within the LAPD ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: homicide detective, policewoman, crimes, police detective, police investigation, workplace, coworker, police chief, fighting crime, investigator, lapd, female detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 18K
Perception (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Dr. Daniel Pierce, a neuroscientist and professor, is recruited to help the federal government crack difficult cases. His intimate knowledge of human behavior and masterful understanding of the mind give him an extraordinary ability to read people, ...
Style: mind bending, offbeat, exciting, intellectual, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, fbi, intelligence, prodigy, investigation, genius, talented, professor, hallucination, crime, crimes, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 3K
Wisting (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Empathetic, meticulous and relentless - the only thing to escape Larvik detective William Wisting in his hunt for Norway's most notorious criminals is a happy family life. And when two mysterious deaths interrupt Wisting's Christmas, it is ...
Style: stylized, captivating, disturbing, suspense, clever ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, police, danger, rivalry, family, parents and children, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, murder, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 39K
Numb3rs (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Inspired by actual cases and experiences, Numb3rs depicts the confluence of police work and mathematics in solving crime as an FBI agent recruits his mathematical genius brother to help solve a wide range of challenging crimes in Los Angeles from a ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: genius, crime, fbi, prodigy, mathematics, murder investigation, police detective, crimes, workplace, profiler, partners against crime, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 4K
Alef (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Two detectives try to unravel the mystery of the murders that followed the discovery of a body in the Bosphorus.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: police, murder, friendship, murder investigation, gun, suspect, fight, mystery killer, vandal, koran, islam, doctor ...
Time: 16th century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Downtown Precinct (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An Israeli Detective investigating a Russian mob in Israel, falls into trouble
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: police detective, crimes, law enforcement, society, investigation, co worker co worker relationship, police, murder, danger, russian mafia, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Minority Report (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Minority Report follows the unlikely partnership between a man haunted by the future and a cop haunted by her past, as they race to stop the worst crimes of the year 2065 before they happen. Set in Washington, D.C., it is 10 years after the demise ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: female detective, police detective, psychic power, changing the past or future, police investigation, murder investigation, brother sister relationship, friendship, danger, psychic, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.6
 757
La Zona (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The disastrous meltdown of a nuclear power plant in Northern Spain created a contaminated no-go zone and left the nearby provincial city and inhabitants in a state of shock and mourning. Three years later, while the city prepares for the ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder investigation, quarantine, murder, serial killer, police, post apocalyptic, post apocalypse, nuclear war, society, police officer, family relations, city ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 2K
Shots Fired (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A media storm sets off when an African-American cop kills a white teenager in a small North Carolina town.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, justice, racism, small town, police investigation, riddles and clues, danger, partners against crime, murder, workplace situations, investigation, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 88
Justice (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Richard is a police investigator who hasn't seen his daughter Lily for very long time. The series starts when Lily shows up at his door and asks for help. She tells him that she fell in love with judge Kowalský but he attacked her and she ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, estranged daughter, female killer, organized crime, husband wife relationship, murder, father daughter relationship, police, secret, police investigation, female assassin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.9
 34K
Lethal Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, entertaining
Plot: police detective, police partner, buddy cop, police investigation, friendship, lapd, murder, crimes, adventure, chase, family relations, based on movie ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, life is a bitch, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Arne Dahl: The Blinded Man (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Arne Dahl - Misterioso A failed robbery attempt at Sydbanken outside Avesta leaves one robber lying dead with a dart through his eye, but there are no witnesses to the incident and no perpetrator is ever identified. In Stockholm, three high-profile ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, uncover truth, law enforcement, assassination, deadly, crimes, police, murder investigation, crime, multiple suspects ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Queen of the South (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Spain, Malta
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Teresa flees Mexico after her drug-runner boyfriend is murdered. Settling in Dallas, she looks to become the country's reigning drug smuggler and to avenge her lover's murder.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: drug cartel, drugs/alcohol, crimes, shooting, cartel, adventure, danger, vengeance, destiny, murder, chase, captivity ...
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 1K
Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crimes, murder, law enforcement, robbery, police, fighting crime, sex crime, rivalry, danger, strong female presence, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 5K
A Confession (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Detective Superintendent Steve Fulcher intends on catching a killer of a missing woman, even if that may cost him his career and reputation.
Style: based on true events, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: police investigation, police detective, police, murder investigation, murder, true crime, hopes, deadly, danger, missing person, dialogue, life philosophy ...
Time: year 2012, year 2011, year 2016, year 2014
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 3K
Wicked City (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, police detective, murder, crimes, danger, uncover truth, couples, friendship, violence, lapd ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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Little Boy Blue (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on a true story that shocked a nation, this powerful four-part factual drama, from BAFTA winning writer and executive producer Jeff Pope (Appropriate Adult, The Widower), centres on the devastating impact on a city of an innocent child’s ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder, justice, police investigation, murder investigation, police detective, true crime, danger, dishonesty, gang member, 11 year old, murder of a boy, questioned by police ...
Time: year 2007
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.4
 43K
Bosch (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Based on Michael Connelly's best-selling novels, these are the stories of relentless LAPD homicide Detective Harry Bosch who pursues justice at all costs. But behind his tireless momentum is a man who is haunted by his past and struggles to ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, coworker, crimes, riddles and clues, police investigation, danger, determination, suspicion, murder, superior officer, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 4K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Kahina Zadi, 32, a French police officer travels to Kiruna in Sweden to investigate the bestial murder of a French citizen. Together with Anders, a Swedish prosecutor of Sami origin, she begins an investigation. Soon new killings start to happen and ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, symbol, small town, frenchwoman, danger, crimes, assassination plot, female protagonist ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 1K
Eyewitness (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Eyewitness is a gripping, fast-paced thriller seen through the eyes of two teenagers whose clandestine meeting unravels into a nightmare of murder, corruption and gang warfare.
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: gay interest, gay teenager, murder, police corruption, police, secret, witnessing a crime, crimes, danger, friendship, teenager, pursuit ...
Place: oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rosemary & Thyme (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Rosemary & Thyme is a British television mystery series starring Felicity Kendal and Pam Ferris as gardening detectives Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme. The show began on ITV in 2003. The third series ended in August 2007. The theme is murder ...
Style: feel good, clever, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: countryside, investigation, who done it, riddles and clues, female detective, murder, private detective, murder investigation, partners against crime, amateur detective, gardener, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.0
 1K
The Coroner (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: High-flying solicitor Jane Kennedy returns to the seaside town she left as a teenager to take up the post of coroner, becoming an advocate for the dead as she investigates sudden, violent or unexplained deaths.
Style: captivating, intellectual, tense, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: coroner, female detective, fighting crime, crimes, police, law enforcement, murder, police investigation, talented, partners against crime, danger, coworker ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.6
 22K
The Closer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Deputy Police Chief Brenda Jean Johnson transfers from Atlanta to LA to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases. Johnson's quirky personality and hard-nosed approach often rubs her colleagues the ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, female detective, crimes, policewoman, police detective, fighting crime, murder, investigation, interrogation, couples, workplace romance, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The peacefulness of the Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran DCI and his young sergeant to calmly and diligently eliminate the innocent and ruthlessly pursue the guilty.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, murder investigation, multiple suspects, who done it, law enforcement, whodunit, murder, police chief, crime, village, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Arne Dahl: Europa blues (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A man is found dead, hung from a tree. Another body is found in Skansen's wolverine enclosure. Five girls attempt to flee from Sweden.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, crimes, police detective, police investigation, police, escape, revenge, danger, escapades, rivalry, diary, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 61K
Titans (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superhero, superheroine, secret identity, supernatural ability, friendship, danger, villain, road trip, fight scenes, vengeance, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.4
 88K
Broadchurch (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.
Style: twists and turns, emotional, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: police investigation, crime, murder investigation, small town, uncover truth, multiple suspects, courtroom drama, loss of son, murder, partners, loss of child, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.5
 10K
The Mantis (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Jeanne Deber, known as "La Mante", the famous serial murderer who terrorized France more than 20 years ago, is forced by the police to come out of isolation to track down her copycat. She agrees to collaborate on one condition: to have ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, haunted by the past, killings, police, mind game, sociopath, strong female character, investigation, psychopath, track down, prison ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%